Samsonov Takes Leave from Maple Leafs for Family Reasons

Published March 19, 2023 at 6:17 PM
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Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Ilya Samsonov has left the team to be with his wife, as the couple anticipates the birth of their first child in the coming days. There's no exact date for his return at this time.

Maple Leafs Goaltender Awaits New Addition to the Family


The 26-year-old goaltender is looking forward to the arrival of his first child and has returned home to Toronto to be with his wife Maria. The couple has been married since before Samsonov made the move to North America, and becoming parents is undoubtedly a significant milestone for them.

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We hope the couple can welcome a happy and healthy baby into their family in the coming days and wish all the best to the Samsonov family. Congratulations, Ilya and Maria!

As reported by Hockey Patrol - Samsonov to Step Away From Maple Leafs For Family Reasons
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